A sizable number of persons have escaped death after a tanker containing petroleum products went up in flame in Gombe state.
The tanker was said to have exploded at about 3:30 pm while residents in the area scampered for the safety of their lives.
As at the time Naija News received the report, there was no record of casualty or injury, although efforts are also been made to reach the appropriate authorities in the area for details about the incident.
See video of the incident as posted by a Twitter user.
This is happening right now in #Gombe pic.twitter.com/hhyVS2p9vw
— Northerner (@AbbaGarber) April 13, 2019